Kansas City mayor spams Amazon with 1,000 reviews to secure HQ2

As states across America continue in their bids to host Amazon's second headquarters, the mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, is taking the competition to the next level. In a desperate attempt to win Jeff Bezos' heart, Mayor Sly James took the time to b.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableOct 12th, 2017

CD Projekt Red addresses company morale concerns and Cyberpunk 2077 in open letter

Several former employees of CD Projekt Red recently posted negative reviews about the company on Glassdoor. The reviews mainly leveled criticism at the company for long working hours and low pay. The complaints were met by current employees leaving p.....»»

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Cruise’s self-driving Chevrolet Bolts are coming to New York next year

 GM’s Cruise Automation will expand its test pool, while keeping a focus on city driving, something it has said gives it an edge in the autonomous driving space. What better city to use for testing, then, than New York, one of the densest.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News47 min. ago

Using LEGO to Save Crumbling Cities and Buildings

After 10 years of exploring the world and making LEGO interventions to city walls and masonry in disrepair, artist Jan Vormann invites you to contribute to the ongoing project Dispatchwork. Vormann began making these toy-block repairs in Boc.....»»

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Best VPN deals

Get protection for your smartphone (or other devices) with one of our highlighted VPN deals. The recent release of the iPhone 8 and upcoming iPhone X has left many wondering if Face ID will actually be as secure as Touch ID. Securing your mobil.....»»

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Garmin Speak brings Amazon Alexa and GPS navigation to any vehicle

Garmin has announced a new smart device that’ll bring the best of Alexa into buyers’ cars. The device, simply called Garmin Speak with Amazon Alexa, is said to be the first in-car gadget that gives drivers access to Alexa, as well as navi.....»»

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Apple says it trained the iPhone X’s signature feature not to be racist

The iPhone X brings over a facial recognition system that has no rival in the mobile business. Made possible by a complex array of front-facing cameras and sensors, Face ID should be a lot more secure than anything available on competing devices, as.....»»

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Garmin teamed up with Amazon to make a tiny Echo Dot for your car

How helpful will Alexa be behind the wheel? Enlarge (credit: Garmin) At a recent Amazon event, the company announced BMW would integrate Alexa into its 2018 models. It's no secret that Amazon wants to stick Alexa anywhere and everywhere it ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 55 min. ago

IMDA imposes $500,000 penalty on Singtel for broadband service outage

Singtel (Singapore Telecommunications Limited), has been imposed a financial penalty of $500,000 by IMDA (Infocomm Media Development Authority) for a fibre broadband service outage that lasted nearly 24 hours on 3rd December last year. IMDA is a stat.....»»

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Garmin Speak puts Amazon Alexa in your car

Gamin's GPS devices already feature voice control, but if you'd prefer to have Alexa onboard, its latest product is more your jam. The GPS device maker has just released Garmin Speak, which it says is the first in-vehicle device wi.....»»

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The best VPN apps for iPhone and iOS in 2017

Stay secure when you’re online with your iPhone or iPad. Apple’s iPhone is widely regarded as a stable and secure smartphone, but that isn’t to say that iOS doesn’t have its own issues regarding security and privacy .....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 31 min. ago

IMDA imposed $500,000 penalty on Singtel for broadband service outage

Singtel (Singapore Telecommunications Limited), has been imposed a financial penalty of $500,000 by IMDA (Infocomm Media Development Authority) for a fibre broadband service outage that lasted nearly 24 hours on 3rd December last year. The service di.....»»

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Alibaba Cloud to be top-2 cloud operator in 2-3 years, says president

Alibaba Cloud under China-based e-commerce giant Alibaba Group expects to become the world's top-2 public cloud computing services providers along with AWS (Amazon Web Services) in 2-3 years, according to company president Simon Hu......»»

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Amazon can now ship a house to your home, though delivery costs $3,700

If you'd like to extend your online shopping expeditions to house buying, then you might want to consider this tiny home listed on Amazon. Built inside a shipping container, the home comes fully furnished and costs $36,000. The post Amazon can now sh.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 3 min. ago

BridgeU raises $5.3m to close the gap between education and industry needs

 Students deciding on their next phase in higher education face a daunting choice and a array of options. Most schools have zero capability to deal with sifting 40,000 undergraduate courses in the UK, alone. Why not apply big data to the problem.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News4 hr. 31 min. ago

Final Fantasy XIV: Dungeons and Raid walkthrough following update 4.1

Check out the latest details from the new Final Fantasy XIV update 4.1. Watch videos on the old dungeon run, the Drowned City of Skalla and the epic new Raid......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News5 hr. 10 min. ago

Largan recruiting over 1,000 workers

Smartphone lens module maker Largan Precision is recruiting more than 1,000 workers for a new plant under construction beside its existing factory in Taiwan, according to the company......»»

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Greenpeace report praises Apple’s closed-loop supply chain goal, slams device repairability

Greenpeace today has released a new version of its Guide to Greener Electronics. This breakdown offers a look at how several tech companies, such as Apple, Amazon, and Google, are handling their environmental and renewable habits. The organization gi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News8 hr. 47 min. ago

Using artificial intelligence to improve early breast cancer detection

Model developed at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory could reduce false positives and unnecessary surgeries. Every year 40,000 women die from breast cancer in the U.S. alone. When cancers are found early, they can o.....»»

Category: roboticsSource:  mitRelated News9 hr. 10 min. ago

Google"s refined Security Checkup identifies account vulnerabilities

While Google might soon switch VIPs over to advanced protection in the form of physical keys, the rest of us are fine with typical security practices -- so long as we follow them. To better secure your Google account, the company has a new v.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News10 hr. 3 min. ago

Netflix Adds 5.3 Million Subs In Q3, Beating Forecasts

Netflix shows no signs of slowing down. The company announced its third quarter results, adding more subscribers in both the U.S. and abroad than expected. Variety reports: The company gained 850,000 streaming subs in the U.S. and 4.45 million overse.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 3 min. ago